Shiseido is one of the oldest skin care companies in the world, it started manufacturing products more than 140 years ago. Shiseido is a Japanese company but has offices across the world. Shiseido is well regarding for its skin care range, particularly amongst Asian markets. It is the best selling range in China, Singapore and Taiwan. Since asians are highly interested in whitening products, the company has developed some very strong whitening and sun screen products. When searching for Shiseido reviews, it is difficult to find any negative posts and most reviews are from die hard fans. Shiseido can be purchased at Sephora, Maycys, HSN, Nordstrom, Bloomingdales, David Jones, Myer and leading department stores around the world. The products can also be purchased directly from Shiseido.com. It offers a free skin consultation that lets you discover the right products for you skin type by asking you a series of questions relating to your skin type and cosmetic preferences. Our experience was that they offer timely delivery, free returns and excellent customer service. Shiseido has almost 200,000 likes on its Facebook page with many glowing reviews. The products represent good value for money with most products priced between $60-100. Shiseido is the parent company of the best selling mineral make up brand Bare Minerals.
Shiseido Benefiance is specifically designed to target wrinkles and aging skin. Shiseido Benefiance Wrinkle Resist 24 is the most popular product in this range. The formula contains Hyaluronic Acid and is a very good eye cream for dry skin. This product was awarded the Best of Beauty Breakthrough 2011 by Allure magazine. It has won a handful of other media accomolades, including more recent ones in 2013. The range feels very luxurious and is extremely hydrating without clogging this skin.
Shiseido White Lucent
Shiseido White Lucent is a brightening range that targets spots and discolourations. The Intense Spot Targeting Serum that contains omogi Extract and Angelica Root Extract to fight pigmentation. It is a best seller in Asian countries but less popular in the USA. We have not tested this range. Shiseido is definitely a leader when it comes to whitening products and this range is testament to its years of experience in developing whitening products.
Shiseido Bio Performance
Shiseido Bio Performance is a preventative anti aging range that fights the first signs of aging. The range includes Bio-Performance Advanced Super Revitalizing Cream which is very helpful at rebuilding collagen and elastin. Shiseido Bio Performance Super Corrective Serum and is specifically designed to combat dull and lackluster skin types. This is a very innovative range and we noticed a visible difference in the test patients skin. We were impressed with the formulas.